Yeejin Jang

Senior Lecturer

Yeejin Jang is a Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in the School of Banking and Finance, University of New South Wales. She worked as an assistant professor at Purdue University from 2013-2018. Her research focuses on empirical corporate finance with special interests on mergers and acquisitions, capital raising in global markets, multinational firms, and international banking.

 

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Journal articles
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Gao J; Jang Y, 2021, 'What Drives Global Lending Syndication? Effects of Cross-Country Capital Regulation Gaps', Review of Finance, vol. 25, pp. 519 - 559, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/rof/rfaa019
2021
Ben-David I; Jang Y; Kleimeier S; Viehs M, 2021, 'Exporting Pollution: Where Do Multinational Firms Emit CO2?', Economic Policy, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/epolic/eiab009
2021
Jang Y; Lee K, 2020, 'Taking a Long View: Investor Trading Horizon and Earnings Management Strategy', International Review of Finance, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/irfi.12340
2020
Erel I; Jang Y; Minton B; Weisbach M, 2019, 'Corporate Liquidity, Acquisitions, and Macroeconomic Conditions', The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022109019000978
2019
Jang Y, 2017, 'International corporate diversification and financial flexibility', Review of Financial Studies, vol. 30, pp. 4133 - 4178, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/rfs/hhx065
2017
Erel I; Jang Y; Weisbach MS, 2015, 'Do acquisitions relieve target firms' financial constraints?', Journal of Finance, vol. 70, pp. 289 - 328, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jofi.12155
2015
Working Papers
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Jang Y; Wang X; Zhang X, 2020, The multinational return premium: Investor’s perspective, http://dx.doi.org10.2139/ssrn.2897600, https://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2897600
2020
Jang Y; Ben-David I; Kleimeier S; Viehs M, 2020, Exporting Pollution: Where Do Multinational Firms Emit CO2?, http://dx.doi.org10.2139/ssrn.3252563, https://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3252563
2020
Jang Y; Mariassunta G, 2019, Who Lends Before Banking Crises? Evidence from the International Syndicated Loan Market, http://dx.doi.org10.2139/ssrn.3739393, https://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3739393
2019
Book Chapters
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Jang Y; Erel I; Weisbach M, 2020, 'The Corporate Finance of Multinational Firms', in Foley F; Hines J; Wessel D (ed.), Global Goliaths, Brookings, http://dx.doi.org/10.3386/w26762
2020
  • The Fourteenth Conference on Asia-Pacific Financial Markets (CAFM) Best Paper Award, 2019
  • FMA European Conference Corporate Finance Best Paper Award, 2018 
  • Korea-America Finance Association Young Scholar Award, 2018
     
  • UNSW Business School Dean’s Research Fellowship 2020-2022
  • Research Scholar, Risk Institute, 2017
  • Research Scholar, GE Capital-Fisher National Center for the Middle Market, 2012, 2014
  • FINS 3616: International Finance (Undergraduate), 2018
  • FINS 5516: International Corporate Finance (Master), 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021